- Employee Type: Full-Time
- Location: New Orleans, LA
- Category: Professional Services, Other
- Experience: Not Specified
- Date Posted: 02/16/2017
Case Manager Bilingual
Experienced Case Managers-a world of opportunities awaits you! Are you looking for the kind of opportunity that truly challenges you to use the skills you've worked so hard to build? We can help!
We are looking for Intensive Supervision Case Managers to fill the role of Case Manager of the U.S. government Intensive Supervision Appearance Program (ISAP). In this dynamic role, you will use your criminal justice background and experience in case management to assist participants of the ISAP program from entry to release, following the guidelines of the government Department of Homeland Security contract. This is a great opportunity to continue building your career in criminal justice and case management. If you are passionate about influencing positive changes in the lives of others, this may be the right opportunity for you!
As the Intensive Supervision Case Manager, you will use your background in criminal justice and case management to develop, implement, and coordinate case management and individual service plans for ISAP Program Participants in conformance with state and federal regulations as well as program requirements.
Additional responsibilities for the Intensive Supervision Case Manager include:
- Meeting with participants face-to-face regularly as required by government contractual obligations.
- Developing and maintaining accurate and complete case records for all ISAP Program Participants from entry to release from ISAP, maintaining confidentiality of all records.
- Conducting intake interviews and orientation sessions with each ISAP Program Participant within contractual time frames.
- Installing electronic monitoring equipment on ISAP Program Participants as necessary and monitoring compliance with electronic monitoring program.
- Assisting Program Participants with acquiring travel documents from the countries of citizenship and maintaining a log of travel document information for each Program Participant.
- Evaluating English proficiency of ISAP Program Participants to determine resources necessary to promote clear communication between ISAP staff and the participants.
As the Intensive Supervision Case Manager with a background in criminal justice, you must have excellent interpersonal, oral and written communication skills, and demonstrated tact when interacting with employees, community contracts, government official, and participants. You will also need demonstrated sound judgment and even temperament with the ability to deal tactfully with the public. If this describes you, apply today!
Additional requirements include:
- A Bachelor's Degree in Sociology, Psychology, Social Work, Criminal Justice, or related social services/human service field.
- At least two years' relevant experience in a field related to law, social work, detention, corrections, government, or similar field.
- Experience dealing with multicultural clients.
- Ability to maintain self-control in stressful situations such as interpersonal confrontations or emergencies, or defuse hostile or unstable situations.
- Strong attention to detail and problem solving skills.
- Basic knowledge of immigration laws, regulations, and procedures.
- Computer proficiency, including Microsoft Office and the Internet.
- Ability to interpret electronic monitoring messages and daily summary reports.
- Bi-lingual language skills, required.(Spanish-English)
- Vaild Driver's License required.
- US Citizenship Required.
As an Intensive Supervision Case Manager, you will be part of a stable, established, and yet still growing organization with a great deal of diversification which will present you with a range of different challenges. Since we do prefer to promote from within, you will have opportunities to move to other facilities as well as to different divisions within the company. We value your hard work and professional dedication and will reward you with a competitive compensation package that includes full benefits.
Your benefits will include:
- Medical, Dental, and Vision coverage
- Term life insurance (includes spouse and dependent)
- Accidental death and dismemberment insurance
- Short- and long-term disability
- Flexible spending account
Equal Opportunity Employer